72 episodes

Discussions and topics relevant to the house of worship sound community. Mixing techniques, IEM setup, building teamwork, and more. Between the technical aspects and the human aspects -- that's where church audio techs live. Hosted bySamantha Potter (spotterengineering@gmail.com) and James Attaway (james@attawayaudio.com)

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    • 5.0 • 12 Ratings

Discussions and topics relevant to the house of worship sound community. Mixing techniques, IEM setup, building teamwork, and more. Between the technical aspects and the human aspects -- that's where church audio techs live. Hosted bySamantha Potter (spotterengineering@gmail.com) and James Attaway (james@attawayaudio.com)

    67. Tablet Control

    67. Tablet Control

    Happy new year and happy new season!
    Tablets have made their way into our hearts and our toolboxes. But how do we set them up with a wireless router? What do we really even use them for?
    James and Samantha dive into tablets and iPads and how they've changed the game for us in so many ways.

    Co-host Samantha Potter is also co-lead instructor with Church Sound University — a training program tailored specifically for worship audio techs that’s now also available online. Reach her via LinkedIn, on IG @potteraudio, or contact her via email here email.
    Co-host James Attaway is the author of the Live Mixing Field Guide, a quick-start guide to EQ, compression and effects. Find more from James on the Attaway Audio YouTube Channel and at AttawayAudio.com. Reach him on IG @attawayaudio or contact him via email here.

    Church Sound Podcast is sponsored by Primacoustic, and DiGiCo.

    • 47 min
    66. Stereo vs Mono

    66. Stereo vs Mono

    What's the big deal between stereo and mono? What even do each mean? Whether we're talking sound systems, buses, or inputs, there are some massive rules we need to understand about stereo and mono sound. Samantha and James discuss how we approach different sound system setups, and how we treat mono vs stereo inputs. Take a listen to explore more options within our stereo and mono audio world.

    Co-host Samantha Potter is also co-lead instructor with Church Sound University — a training program tailored specifically for worship audio techs that’s now also available online. Reach her via LinkedIn, on IG @potteraudio, or contact her via email here email.
    Co-host James Attaway is the author of the Live Mixing Field Guide, a quick-start guide to EQ, compression and effects. Find more from James on the Attaway Audio YouTube Channel and at AttawayAudio.com. Reach him on IG @attawayaudio or contact him via email here.

    Church Sound Podcast is sponsored by Primacoustic and DiGiCo.

    • 51 min
    65. Audio Protocols

    65. Audio Protocols

    What the heck is a protocol and which one is right for me? James and Samantha dive into audio over ethernet and audio over IP protocols. Proprietary vs Non-Proprietary, intermingling devices and so much more is discussed on this week's episode of Church Sound Podcast! 


    Co-host Samantha Potter is also co-lead instructor with Church Sound University — a training program tailored specifically for worship audio techs that’s now also available online. Reach her via LinkedIn, on IG @potteraudio, or contact her via email here email.
    Co-host James Attaway is the author of the Live Mixing Field Guide, a quick-start guide to EQ, compression and effects. Find more from James on the Attaway Audio YouTube Channel and at AttawayAudio.com. Reach him on IG @attawayaudio or contact him via email here.

    Church Sound Podcast is sponsored by Primacoustic, K-array and DiGiCo.

    • 48 min
    64. Ear Training

    64. Ear Training

    Our ears are no doubt our greatest tools when it comes to mixing. So how can we get those reps in to make ourselves even better? Well, to no one's surprise, it's training. James and Samantha dive into frequency and dynamic ear training, the "dumbbells" you can use to sharpen your listening, and even discuss musical arrangement training. Tune in to learn all about training our ears!


    Co-host Samantha Potter is also co-lead instructor with Church Sound University — a training program tailored specifically for worship audio techs that’s now also available online. Reach her via LinkedIn, on IG @potteraudio, or contact her via email here email.
    Co-host James Attaway is the author of the Live Mixing Field Guide, a quick-start guide to EQ, compression and effects. Find more from James on the Attaway Audio YouTube Channel and at AttawayAudio.com. Reach him on IG @attawayaudio or contact him via email here.

    Church Sound Podcast is sponsored by Primacoustic, K-array and DiGiCo.

    • 42 min
    63. Plugins and More (Rerun)

    63. Plugins and More (Rerun)

    While James and Samantha are zipping and zooming all over the globe, we've decided to dig into our archives and rerun one of our most popular episodes (and it so happens to be the first episode James makes an appearance!
    We'll be back soon with fresh episodes, ready to regale you with our travel tales of pro audio progress!

    Co-host Samantha Potter is also co-lead instructor with Church Sound University — a training program tailored specifically for worship audio techs that’s now also available online. Reach her via LinkedIn, on IG @potteraudio, or contact her via email here email.


    Co-host James Attaway is the author of the Live Mixing Field Guide, a quick-start guide to EQ, compression and effects. Find more from James on the Attaway Audio YouTube Channel and at AttawayAudio.com. Reach him on IG @attawayaudio or contact him via email here.

    Church Sound Podcast is sponsored by Primacoustic

    • 57 min
    62. When To Hire A Pro

    62. When To Hire A Pro

    We all love learning new skills, or even trying to save a few bucks here and there. But at some point, we all need to have a "Come to Jesus" moment and recognize we should hire a professional. James and Samantha dive into the stickiest topics that are either the least fruitful for DIYers or the most dangerous!

    Church Sound Podcast Season 1 Episode 19: Ryan O John, Time Aligning Drums


    Co-host Samantha Potter is also co-lead instructor with Church Sound University — a training program tailored specifically for worship audio techs that’s now also available online. Reach her via LinkedIn, on IG @potteraudio, or contact her via email here email.


    Co-host James Attaway is the author of the Live Mixing Field Guide, a quick-start guide to EQ, compression and effects. Find more from James on the Attaway Audio YouTube Channel and at AttawayAudio.com. Reach him on IG @attawayaudio or contact him via email here.

    Church Sound Podcast is sponsored by K-array and DiGiCo.

    • 49 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
12 Ratings

12 Ratings

thebfree ,

Amazing Integrators

The interviews with integrators and manufacture reps are great. I am learning so much about where the industry is pointing and heading outside of just my market. Super informative and helpful.

E.dpotter ,

Consistent & reliable resource

This podcast is excellent—the host is lovely, the guests are all fantastic, and it is in general just a great time. Great for anyone in houses of worship and beyond.

Highly recommended!!

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